Phillips Jr., Carl
Carl Phillips Jr., 71, of Christiansburg, died Tuesday, June 10, 2008, at his home. He was born in Pennsylvania on November 27, 1936 to the late Carl Sr. and Mamie Veney Phillips.
He is survived by his wife, Davida L. Phillips, of Christiansburg; one daughter, Carla Phillips, of Pennsylvania; two stepdaughters, Nakesha Graves and Tempest Nelson, both of Christiansburg; one son and daughter-in-law, Carl III and Jennifer Phillips, of Pennsylvania; two stepsons, Darnell Robinson, of Radford and Saabbre Aikens, of Christiansburg; four sisters, Dorothy Rich, of New Jersey, Viola Simpson, of Dover, Delaware, Elizabeth Bolden, of Georgia, Doris Sherman, of Wake Forest, Va.; two grandchildren, Justice Phillips and Devon Phillips; mother-in-law, Lorraine Graves; sisters-in-law, Rhonda Bryant and Lorraine P. Graves; brother-in-law, Kent Graves; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.
The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. with a service at 3 p.m., Saturday, June 14, 2008, at McCoy Funeral Home, 150 Country Club Drive, Blacksburg.